Intellectual property law, with an emphasis on copyright, trademark, trade secret, and related licensing issues. Extensive experience assisting hospitals and health systems in contract and licensing matters related to computer software and information systems. Experience includes information systems security issues. Has represented over 50 publishing houses in a wide range of transactions, from simple author contracts to corporate mergers and acquisitions.
Licensed in Tennessee since 1989. Joined Waller in 1994.
Nashville, Tennessee, American and Federal Bar Associations; American Health Lawyers Association.
JD, 1987, University of Alabama; BA, cum laude, 1984, University of Alabama.